Latest events

Upcoming events

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Our Logistics and Supply Chain Research Event is aimed at individuals and businesses who are interested in logistic and supply chain management, in particular, students or employees who are considering PhD postgraduate study.

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public lecture

The Derby Geographical Association Local Branch invites John Forkin, Managing Director of Marketing Derby, to give their second annual guest lecture outlining the transformation undertaken in many cities.

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public lecture

Our 2020 Logistics and Supply Chain Conference will be focusing on opportunities in the sector and what the sector will look like moving forward.

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workshop

These meditation workshops will draw on Dr Van Gordon’s latest research to offer training and practical guidance focussing on applying meditation and other contemplative principles in everyday life and work situations.

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public lecture

The University of Derby Policing Society invites you to hear from former Detective Chief Inspector Clive Driscoll about his policing career.

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exhibition

Evolving is Sarah Perkins’ first solo exhibition and will show her journey as a professional animal artist, inspired by the variety and detail in nature itself.

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This workshop brings together all the key players in the regional funding landscape to discuss what they each have to offer to support business innovation and growth in the region.

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The Enterprise Evaluation and Applied Economics Cluster presents their Spring 2020 seminar series, bringing together prominent economists to present their latest research in the field. Dr Kyriakos Neanidis will present research on 'Cross-Border Spillovers in Foreign Currency Credit'.

Network of Entrepreneurs event at The Silk Mill
networking

Developing your Enterprising mindset through Networking will be bringing together the region’s top entrepreneurs and entrepreneurial students for an evening of conversation, questioning, cultivating information and, of course, growing your network.

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conference

This conference, in response to the increasing knife crime in the UK, will consider how professionals can collaborate to support young people in our local communities.

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public lecture

This conference is an extended version of a series of self-care workshops conducted for the British Association of Social Workers and Highways England. It will address good health and wellbeing in the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals.

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public lecture

Editors Ray French, Moy McCrory and Kath McKay will join us to talk about their work and read extracts from the book 'I Wouldn’t Start From Here: The Second Generation Irish in Britain'.

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open day

Visit us in March to discover what studying in Chesterfield is like and find out more about our undergraduate courses.

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public lecture

Marketing 2030: Future Challenges, is the theme for this year's marketing conference hosted by the Marketing subject discipline at the University of Derby.

conference

The current agenda towards Roma is one of equality and this conference seeks to challenge this and suggest that moving forward we should be looking at equity as well as providing the space to discuss and challenge each other around these areas.

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seminar

As a new government unveils its first proposals for the FE and Skills sector, we'll explore current issues in policy-making within the sector and how research evidence can inform this process.

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open day

Visit us in March to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our undergraduate courses.

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webinar

During this hour long webinar, we'll take you through the basic principles of how online learning works and what you can expect as an online learner. The webinar includes a 20 minute presentation and an opportunity to take in a Q&A.

ZMorph Multitool 3D printer
public lecture

Professor Paul Wood will talk about 3D printing and additive manufacturing research at the University of Derby's Institute for Innovation in Sustainable Engineering; covering applications and fundamental research in the transport, infrastructure and medical sectors and the impact of this research on the beneficiaries.

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The launch event will showcase Derby historical events and scholarly work from Derby academics in this area, providing the opportunity for students, staff and the public to become involved with Derbyshire Historic Buildings Trust and their heritage work.

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The NQT fair gives final year University of Derby Primary Education students the opportunity to meet prospective employers and find out more about vacancies available for their NQT year.

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Our Online Learning Summit will bring together a community of experts, researchers, practitioners and students from the UK and beyond to exchange ideas, gain new insights and contribute to the thought-leadership that will shape the future of online learning.

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webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying Sustainability and Environmental Management online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Uche Okere, Academic Lead for Sustainability and Environmental Management.

Eco-friendly housing behind a lake
webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying Environmental Health online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Bruce Birkett, Academic Lead for Environmental Health.

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webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying Big Data online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Dr Ovidiu Bagdasar, Academic Lead for Big Data.

Hardwick Hall
webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying a Public History and Heritage MA Online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Dr Cath Feely, Academic Lead for Public History and Heritage.

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webinar

During this hour long webinar, we'll take you through the basic principles of how online learning works and what you can expect as an online learner. The webinar includes a 20 minute presentation and an opportunity to take in a Q&A.

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webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying our new revalidated Strategic Management online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Dr Cedric Nkiko, Academic Lead for Business and Management.

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webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying Accounting and Finance online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Anthony Stevenson, Academic Lead for Accounting and Finance.

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webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying Cyber Security online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Dr Muhammad Ajmal Azad, Academic Lead for Cyber Security.

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webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying Hospitality online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Yukari Iguchi, Academic Lead for Hospitality.

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webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying Nursing online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Alan Williams, Academic Lead for our Nursing and Perioperative Practice portfolio.

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webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying Health and Social Care online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Dr Pauline Green, Academic Lead for Health and Social Care.

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webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying an MBA online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Dr Cedric Nkiko, Academic Lead for Business and Management.

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webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying Counselling, CBT and Psychotherapy online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Dr Yasuhiro Kotera, Academic Lead for Counselling.

Amy Douglas performing at Blast storytelling event
public lecture

Storyteller Amy Douglas reminisces about her teenage self and her apprenticeship with the late Duncan Williamson, alongside story, song and history. A discussion and a Q&A session on curation of Audio Visual archive materials will follow Amy's performance.

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public lecture

Professor Kate Moss will discuss her research on the hidden crisis of women’s homelessness and one of the major precipitators, domestic abuse.

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webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying an iPGCE online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Andy Bloor, Academic Lead for iPGCE.

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The event provides attendees with an opportunity to engage in research and evidence relevant to teaching in the Post-14 sector. It provides opportunities for attendees to extend their network and participate in workshops related to the topic. This event is ideal for anyone working in the Post 14 (FE) sector who is interested in improving teaching practice to improve learner outcomes.

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webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying a Psychology course online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Dan Herron, Lecturer in Psychology.

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webinar

Join this webinar to discover more about studying Computing and IT online at Derby. The webinar includes a 30 minute presentation from Dr Tariq Abdullah, Academic Lead for Computing and IT.

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public lecture

Professor Ian Turner will share his reflections on the importance of entertainment pedagogy through a series of examples and case studies from his career to date.

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open day

Visit us in May to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our postgraduate courses.

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conference

The Nature Connections Conference will share the latest research evidence on the links between nature connectedness, well-being, climate change, and biodiversity and pro-nature behaviors.

Student wearing headphones at a laptop participating in an online webinar
webinar

During this hour long webinar, we'll take you through the basic principles of how online learning works and what you can expect as an online learner. The webinar includes a 20 minute presentation and an opportunity to take in a Q&A.

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conference

The Environmental Sustainability Research Centre's annual conference will showcase research aligned with four of the UN’s Sustainability Development Goals, including ongoing research activity from staff and postgraduate research students.

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public lecture

Professor Stephan Reiff-Marganiec discusses the great emergence of smart technology, the opportunity it provides to improve our daily lives, but also the human worries that are increasingly associated with it.

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public lecture

This three-day international animal studies conference aims to convey a sense of what the interdisciplinary field of animal studies looks like in 2020.